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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry

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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry for all employees, September 2020, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average hourly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

877 29.47 119,917

Mining and logging

1 35.02 613

Construction

26 31.83 7,245

Manufacturing

66 28.85 12,205

Wholesale trade

18.7 32.56 5,622.5

Retail trade

142.4 21.50 15,189.0

Transportation and warehousing

73.6 25.51 5,373.8

Utilities

2.8 44.02 541.8

Information

27 43.77 2,618

Financial activities

37 38.17 8,683

Professional and business services

89 35.26 20,164

Education and health services

40 28.62 23,189

Leisure and hospitality

318 17.02 13,027

Other services

36 26.45 5,446